My son Jake, 8, wrote these tips for good living in his journal:

1) Keeping Focused
2) Go to bed early
3) Working my best
4) Eating a good breakfast
5) Trust Mrs. Martin
6) Use my skills and strategies
7) Not be late
8) Use my scratch paper
9) Don’t be nervous
10) Pay attention
11) Never give up
12) Don’t sleep wrong
13) Take another CRCT practice test
14) No stinkin’ thinkin’
15) Never cheat

Pretty good tips for us all.